BARCELONA NEWS

The draw for the last sixteen of the Copa Del Rey produced some mouth-watering prospects as many top sides were paired against each other.
Neymar believes his Barcelona teammate will sign a new contract at the Camp Nou ‘soon’ despite speculation mounting over the Argentine’s future.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu is confident Lionel Messi will soon sign his contract extension and finish his career at the club.
Quique Sanchez Flores has issued an apology to Espanyol fans after embracing Lionel Messi after his side’s heavy defeat in Sunday’s Catalan derby.
Luis Enrique believes Barcelona’s 7-0 hammering of Hercules in the Copa del Rey “strengthened many players and also the team”.
Paco Alcacer admits he “feels liberated” after finally breaking his Barcelona duck but insists he was never pressured by the media scrutiny.
Paco Alcacer finally opened his goal account as Barcelona sauntered into the Copa del Rey last 16 with a 7-0 thrashing of Hercules on Wednesday.
Luis Enrique is taking no chances tonight, despite MSN not being involved, as no B players are included in Barcelona’s team against Hercules.
A report in Wednesday’s AS has suggested five reasons why Real Madrid were let off the hook by the Court of Arbitration for Sport, and not Barcelona.
Barcelona and Atletico Madrid are reportedly keeping tabs on Villarreal’s Italian midfielder Roberto Soriano.
La Liga has reported Barcelona to the Competition Committee and Anti-Violence Commission for offensive chants by a group of their fans against Espanyol.
Josep Bartomeu confirms Lionel Messi will sign a new contract with Barcelona and “will find out the difference” after Real Madrid’s reduced transfer ban.
Barcelona’s Sergi Roberto believes Real Madrid have ‘had a bit of luck so far’ this season due to scoring so many late goals.
Luis Enrique urged Barcelona fans not to take Lionel Messi for granted after his Derbi display and “appreciate him as something unique”.
Lionel Messi became the Catalan derby’s all-time top goalscorer and Luis Suarez scored a brace as Barcelona demolished in-form Espanyol 4-1 on Sunday.
Luis Suarez insists he will not lose “the ambition of winning trophies” with Barcelona after signing a new, five-year contract on Friday.
Hebei China Fortune are attempting to hijack Barcelona’s negotiations over Lionel Messi’s new contract according to various media reports.
AC Milan striker Carlos Bacca appears unlikely to leave San Siro this January after his agent confirmed he was 'very happy' at the club.
Six-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi - who became famous after wearing a homemade shirt bearing Lionel Messi's name - has met his Argentine hero.
Lucas Digne is hopeful he will take the place of Jordi Alba in Barcelona’s starting eleven and go on to become a club legend, his agent confirmed.
Barcelona full back Aleix Vidal may yet be on his way out of the Spanish champions but a return to Sevilla will not happen, say reports in Spain.
Barcelona will play PSG in the last 16 of the Champions League, with Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid and Sevilla also discovering their fate.
Barcelona are set to rival Sevilla in hoping to tempt AC Milan's Colombia striker Carlos Bacca to La Liga, according to reports in Spain.
Luis Enrique admits “only a win was enough” for Barcelona to put pressure on Real Madrid after their 3-0 victory over Osasuna on Saturday.
Luis Enrique insists Barcelona “are still hooked to the title” and “will fight to retain” La Liga after their 3-0 win at Osasuna on Saturday.
Luis Suarez scored and Lionel Messi was at the double as Barcelona bounced back in La Liga with a comfortable 3-0 win at Osasuna on Saturday.
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Neymar’s absence opens the door to another opportunity in Barcelona’s attack for Arda Turan this afternoon against Osasuna in La Liga.
Luis Enrique admits he “won’t dare to make any forecasts” on Lionel Messi signing a new contract with Barcelona ahead of Osasuna on Saturday.
Neymar has rejected speculation there is a difference between how players at Barcelona and Real Madrid are treated by the Spanish tax agency.
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